Bible Verses about Appearance: Physical Appearance, Beauty and Appearance, Outward Appearance, Your Appearance, Judging Appearance, Self Appearance, Our Appearance before God, Appearance of Evil, Jesus’ Appearance, Appearances, and God’s Appearance.
Bible Verses, Quotes, Scriptures, Passages, Quotations, Readings About Appearance, Our Appearance before God, Beauty and Appearance, Outward vs Inner Appearance, Appearance of a Person vs God’s View of Us and What God Thinks of Us, Appearances with Fashion, Beauty, Dressing, Makeup, Hairstyles, Jewelry, Nice Clothes, Looking Good Inside & Out, Beautifying ourselves on the inside (strengthening our inner self). The way we look, The way we dress vs What’s in our hearts, Moderation, Modesty, Having the right perspective and focus, i.e. putting our effort in what matters to God. Inspirational, Motivational, Encouraging, Reassuring Bible Verses, Scriptures & Quotes.
*Scroll down for all Bible Verses on Appearance, including Appearance of Evil, Jesus’ Appearance, God’s Appearance, etc. We were created in God’s image – to reflect God’s appearance and who God is.
Bible Verses about Appearance, Our Appearance, Self Appearance
We are Fearfully and Wonderfully Made – to reflect God’s appearance
“So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them.” (Genesis 1:27, ESV)
“I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well.” (Psalm 139:14, NIV)
Bible Verses about Being an Ambassador, Following Christ, Jesus, God
Bible Verses about Physical Appearance, Beauty and Appearance, Outward Appearance
Dear Friends, our “beauty should not come from outward adornment, elaborate hairstyles, gold jewelry or fine clothes”, but from our “inner self, the unfading beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is of great worth in God’s sight”(1 Pet 3:3, NIV).
While it’s great to look good both inside & out ;), May we always remember that “man looks at the outward appearance, but the Lord looks at the heart” (1 Sam 16:7, NIV).
Bible Verses about Your Appearance, God’s View of Us & What God thinks of Us
Bible Verses about Judging Appearance, Our Appearance before God
1 Samuel 16:7
“But the LORD said to Samuel, “Do not consider his appearance or his height, for I have rejected him. The LORD does not look at the things man looks at. Man looks at the outward appearance, but the LORD looks at the heart.”(NIV)
1 Peter 3:3-4 “Your beauty should not come from outward adornment, such as elaborate hairstyles and the wearing of gold jewelry or fine clothes. Rather, it should be that of your inner self, the unfading beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is of great worth in God’s sight.” (NIV)
Outward Appearance versus Inner Appearance to God
God does not judge by outward appearance – What’s inside is far more important
Matthew 23:28 “So you also outwardly appear righteous to others, but within you are full of hypocrisy and lawlessness.” (ESV)
Bible Verses about Beauty and Appearance
“Charm is deceptive, and beauty is fleeting: but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised.” (NIV)
Bible Verses for Women: Beautiful, Inspirational, Motivational & Encouraging
More Bible Verses about Physical Appearance, Appearances & Our Appearance before God
1 Timothy 4:8
“Physical training is good, but training for godliness is much better, promising benefits in this life and in the life to come.” (NLT)
“As for those who seemed to be important – whatever they were makes no difference to me; God does not judge by external appearance – those men added nothing to my message.” (NIV)
1 Timothy 4:6-10 “You’ve been raised on the Message of the faith and have followed sound teaching. Now pass on this counsel to the followers of Jesus there, and you’ll be a good servant of Jesus. Stay clear of silly stories that get dressed up as religion. Exercise daily in God—no spiritual flabbiness, please! Workouts in the gymnasium are useful, but a disciplined life in God is far more so, making you fit both today and forever. You can count on this. Take it to heart. This is why we’ve thrown ourselves into this venture so totally. We’re banking on the living God, Savior of all men and women, especially believers.” (The Message)
What we do is a reflection of who we are on the inside
“Therefore by their fruits you shall know them.” ~ KJV Ad.
“And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.” (NIV)
James 1:22 -24
“Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says. Anyone who listens to the word but does not do what it says is like a man who looks at his face in a mirror and, after looking at himself, goes away and immediately forgets what he looks like.” (NIV)
Bible Verse about the Appearance of Evil
“Abstain from all appearance of evil.” – 1 Thessalonians 5:22, KJV
Bible Verses about Jesus’ Appearance
“Afterward Jesus appeared again to his disciples, by the Sea of Galilee.” – John 21:1, NIV
Bible Verses about God’s Appearance
We were created in God’s image – to reflect God’s appearance and who he is.
“So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them.” – Genesis 1:27, ESV
Don’t Judge By Outward Appearance
“Stop judging by mere appearances, and make a right judgment.” (NIV)
Jesus said, “Do you still not understand? Surely you know that all the food that enters the mouth goes into the stomach and then goes out of the body. But what people say with their mouths comes from the way they think; these are the things that make people unclean. Out of the mind come evil thoughts, murder, adultery, sexual sins, stealing, lying, and speaking evil of others.These things make people unclean; eating with unwashed hands does not make them unclean.” (NCV)
“When the Pharisees saw this, they asked Jesus’ followers, “Why does your teacher eat with tax collectors and sinners?” When Jesus heard them, he said, “It is not the healthy people who need a doctor, but the sick. ” (NCV)
And Don’t Forget:
We are Fearfully & Wonderfully made – Created in God’s image
Psalm 139:14 “I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well.” (NIV)
“So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them. “(ESV)
“Then the Lord God formed the man of dust from the ground and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life, and the man became a living creature.” (ESV)
“Then God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness. And let them have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens and over the livestock and over all the earth and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth.” (ESV)
… So I pray we all stay truly beautiful, dear friends! I pray that our greatest effort on beautifying ourselves will be on what matters most to God. And I think when we are beautiful on the inside, it will no doubt also show on the outside:)!
Have a beautiful day!